Smart cities market growth rate forecast to speed up over next few years

As the smart cities initiative has become a global phenomenon, analyst and market research firms are focusing more attention on what the future will bring. A new forecast for the global smart cities market predicts…

Smart appliance market grows – security risks too?

Just a couple of years ago, many in the energy industry criticized the earlier models of smart appliances as something consumers could not possibly want — not yet and certainly not at those prices and…

Smart cities changing the energy industry

Today, cities are increasingly demanding to move to cleaner and more efficient energy resources to meet the needs of an urban population that will expand by 2.4 billion people during the next 35 years, and…

Helping Augmented Reality Reach Its Potential

Several IEEE activities bring awareness to the technology’s possibilities                             Augmented reality—which provides a digitally enhanced view of the world by adding…

Prediction about smart cities

The number of smart cities worldwide will quadruple within a 12-year period — with at least 88 by 2025 — proliferating as local governments work with the private sector to cope with a multitude of…